Calvary Baptist Gospel Concert benefits Lifeline Shelter

The Calvary Baptist Gospel Concert benefitting Grand Prairie’s Lifeline Shelter for Families will fill the rafters with song and music Saturday, Sept, 9, 2017, beginning at 7 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 401 W. Church St., Grand Prairie, Texas.

Grand Prairie seeks artists for Traffic Signal Box Public Art Project

The City of Grand Prairie Public Art Program invites artists to compete for a public art commission to create art on Traffic Signal Boxes (TSBs) located throughout the city. The project will brighten city streetscapes, enhance community pride and create new, paid opportunities for Texas-based artists.

7th Annual Hatch Chile Festival at Grand Prairie Farmers Market

Press Release: City of Grand Prairie

Get your hot roasted Hatch chiles at Grand Prairie Farmers Market’s 7th annual Hatch Chile Festival on from 8 am – 2 pm on Saturday, August 19. The festival will feature both raw and roasted Hatch chiles sold by the pound, live music, food, beer and much more! Also, shop the market’s fresh produce, baked goods, coffee, tea, tamales, jellies and relishes, grass-fed meats, homemade soaps, candles and more.

Hundreds attend open house to celebrate Fire Department’s 100th birthday

Members of the Grand Prairie Rotary Clubs cook pancakes at the open house at Fire Station 10 as a fundraiser to restore the Fire Department’s antique fire engine. ©Bob Fitch – 2017

Hundreds from across the community visited Fire Station 10 for an open house and enjoy pancakes to celebrate the department’s 100th birthday and raise money to restore its antique fire engine.